Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane said Thursday she cannot defend that state's version of the Defense of Marriage Act against a federal lawsuit that seeks to overturn the state ban on gay marriage. "We are the land of the free and the home of the brave, and I want to start acting like that," Kane told reporters at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

PA Attorney General Refuses to Defend State Law Against Gay Marriage

So happy to have been able to vote for this awesome woman last year. PA's elected officials can be downright embarrassing, but between Kathleen Kane and my hunky state legislator Brian Sims, I'm pretty damned happy this afternoon.